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Preliminary Report: Washouts on the Houston Subdivision

On Friday, May 27th, 2016 at 4:24 a.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report of washouts on the Houston Subdivision at Karen, Texas, and Dobbin, Texas. Karen, Texas is approximately 45 miles Northwest of Houston, Texas. Dobbin, Texas is approximately 55 miles Northwest of Houston, Texas. The estimated time for opening of the main track at both locations has not been determined.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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